De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“De Havilland Canada”) manufactures the Dash 8-400 aircraft, and provides support for the worldwide fleet of Dash 8-100/200/300/400 turboprop aircraft from the company’s headquarters in Toronto, Canada. Sameer Adam is the Regional Vice President, Sales, leading the OEM’s business development efforts for Europe, Russia and CIS, Middle East, and Africa.
Sameer’s background in commercial aviation is extensive and varied. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and started his career as a commercial pilot based in Toronto, Canada. As a former Dash 8 pilot with operations experience, he has also supported capacity development and fleet introduction to regional jet operators worldwide. Throughout his role in sales and previously in contracts, he has introduced the Dash 8 family of aircraft to many new operators in Africa before taking up his current leadership position at De Havilland Canada.